Death of past pupil, Mr. John O’Malley

The death has occurred of John OMalley, class of 1960. He died peacefully on 12th April in St Francis Hospice, Raheny, Dublin. John and his brothers attended The Crescent in Limerick in the 1950s and 60s. He played on the Junior Cup Team (1958) and Senior Cup Team (1960) with Crescent and was a great supporter of Old Crescent over …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Walter Wallace

The death has occurred of Walter (Wally) Wallace, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from from 1952 to 1963. Walter graduated in engineering from UCD  and spent his career as an engineer with the ESB. May he rest in peace. Link to rip.ie

Death of past pupil, Prof. Noel Mulcahy

The death has occurred of Noel Mulcahy, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from 1943 to 1948. He played on the Senior Rugby team in 1948. Noel had a distinguished career. He studied Engineering in UCD. His early career was with Radio Eireann and SPS Technologies in Shannon. He was the Assistant Director-General of the Irish Management Institute 1966 …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Michael Hayes

The death has occurred of Mr. Michael Hayes, past pupil of the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent  from 1947 – 1957. He also had three brothers in the Sacred Heart College; Henry, Billy and Joe. Michael was a member of the very successful SHC, the Crescent rowing crew -senior eights-, managed by the then Rev. Mr Morrissey S.J. They won the …

Death of past pupil, Mr. Vincent Collins

The death has occurred of Mr. Vincent Collins. Vincent attended The Sacred Heart College from 1944 to 1952. He was a former President of Old Crescent RFC and of Kilkee Golf Club. Link to Limerick Leader Link to RIP May he rest in peace.

Death of past Vice Principal, Mr. John Harty

The death has occurred of Mr. John Harty, Vice Principal when The Crescent moved to its new site in Dooradoyle. John was a native of Causeway , Co Kerry leaving school in 1960. After a B.A. in Irish and Latin and a HDip at UCC he came to Crescent College in 1964. While at Crescent  he studied for an external …

Death of past pupil – Fr. Gerry Keane, S.J.

The death has occurred of Fr. Gerry Keane. Fr. Gerry attended the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from 1935-44, and had three brothers there also. Apart from his Jesuit studies in Ireland, Gerry spent his Jesuit life in Hong Kong (1952 – 1955) and Singapore (1960 – 2018), where he worked as a parish priest and as a journalist and broadcaster. …

Death of past pupil – Peadar Little, class of 1972

We are sad to announce the death of Peadar Little – class of 1972, who passed away suddenly on 2 November 2018 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was the eldest of seven brothers who attended The Crescent. Peadar was one of the first students and graduates of NIHE, the forerunner of UL. He graduated in electronics in 1976 and was awarded …

Death of Past Pupil – Stephan Roche (2002)

We are sad to announce the death of Stephan Roche – class of 2002 who died suddenly on Saturday 15th September 2018 in Galway. https://www.limerickleader.ie/news/home/337031/shock-and-disbelief-after-limerick-artists-sudden-death.html